The basic objective of the conference is to disseminate teachings of Buddha and spread the messages of nonviolence, brotherhood, co-existence, love and peace to the international community.
According to Lumbini Development Trust representatives from 16 countries including United States of America, Japan, India, China, Indonesia and Sri Lanka attending the conference. Buddhist scholars from various countries will present their papers for discussions during the conference.
The conference will also help to propagate and enhance the importance and the glory of Lumbini in the international arena. A Lumbini Declaration will also be issued at the conclusion of conference.